North-West Provinces

North-West Provinces, a province and lieutenant-governorship of British India, embraces the upper portion of the Ganges Valley and Doab, and reaches from Bengal to the Punjab, enclosing Oudh on all sides but the N.; area twice that of England, is the chief wheat province, and also raises opium, cotton, tea, and sugar; was separated from Bengal in 1835, and with it in 1877 was conjoined Oudh; Allahabad is the capital.

Population (circa 1900) given as 46,905,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

North-West Passage * Northallerton
Norrköping
Norroy King of Arms
North, Christopher
North, Frederick, Lord
North Berwick
North Cape
North Carolina
North Sea
North-East
North-West Passage
North-West Provinces
Northallerton
Northampton
Northamptonshire
Northcote, James
Northcote, Sir Stafford Henry
Northmen
Northumberland
Northumbria
Northwich
Norton, Charles Edward